TITLE

Immigration

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
World Almanac & Book of Facts;2008, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Almanac
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An almanac entry for the state of immigration in the U.S. is presented. There were an estimated 11.6 million illegal immigrants in the U.S. in 2006. Of that number, about 56.9% were born in Mexico. 1.3 million legal immigrants were admitted to the country in 2006. Almost a quarter, 24.5%, of the illegal immigrant population resided in California. An estimated 14.2% lived in Texas and 8.5% were in Florida.
ACCESSION #
28820672

 

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